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Expert NameDr. Maya Leroy
DivisionResearch and Training Group "Environmental Management of Ecosystems and Tropical Forests"
CityMontpellier Cedex 5
Telephone33 04 67 04 71 22/ 20 467 04 71 22/ 20
Work ExperienceDirector of the teaching and research unit on "Environmental Management of Ecosystems and Tropical Forests" and its master program at AgroParisTech, Senior lecturer (About 90 MSc theses on environmental management, tropical agriculture and rural development and 5 PhD). She also co-chairs the Research group on "Critical approaches in Management, Globalization and Ecology" at the University of Montpellier (on going research programme: Corporate Governance, Firms, Organizations, and Sustainable Development). French Coordinator of the Erasmus Mundus PhD programme Forest and Nature for Society (FONASO) since 2009. Head of the Tropical and Rural Forestry Department, ENGREF (2005-2007). A prior Consultant and programme assistant at the FAO Headquarters, and scholar at the Superior Institute of Tropical Agronomy (CNEARC) for over 10 years, she is an expert on the treatment of environmental issues in the context of international public aid to development
Qualifications1987 : MSc in Tropical Agronomy 2004 : PhD in Environmental Management Sciences
Number of Publications39
Other Activities1.Member of the Scientific Committee of AgroParisTch 2. Member of the Board of ENGREF (Ecole Nationale du Genie Rural des Eaux et des Forêts) 3. Member of the International Association of Strategic Management (AIMS) 4. Member of the French Scientific Committee on Desertification (CSFD) 5. Reviewer for the international journals: Human Organization; Natures Sciences Sociétés, Vertigo, European Management Review
Publications1. Mermet L., Billé R., M. Leroy, 2010. Concern-focused evaluation for ambiguous and conflicting policies: an approach from the environmental field. American Journal of Evaluation, 31 (2), 180:198. 2. Leroy M., 2010. Critical foundations for analysing the environmental performance of sustainable development projects in Palpacuer F., Leroy M., Naro G., (Eds.). Management, Globalization, Ecology: critical perspectives in management sciences. Hermès Science Publishing, 281:303. 3. Leroy M., 2008. Participation in Development projects. A critical analysis. Ed. AgroParisTech, Paris, 226p. 4. Leroy M., 2006. Strategic Management of the Ecosystems of the Senegal River. International Public Action and Inaction, L'Harmattan, Paris, 623p. 5. Leroy M., Mathieu G., Méline V., Moulin C-H, 2006. Is community-based management relevant to North Central Namibia ? Eds. In Le retour des paysans à l'heure du développement durable ?, Auclair L., Aspe C., Baudot P. (dir.). IRD- EDISUD, coll. Ecologie Humaine, Paris, 275-298.
DisciplineNatural Resource Management
Last updated22/08/2011 12:11:00

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